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Sachtler aktiv8 flowtech75 MS Tripod System

Abel Code: SA-S2068S-FTMS
Mfr. Code: S2068S-FTMS
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This tripod system includes the Sachtler aktiv8 75mm Bowl Fluid Head with SpeedSwap Base and flowtech75 MS tripod.
Key Highlights
  • aktiv8 75mm Bowl Fluid Head
  • flowtech75 MS Tripod
  • 0-26.5 lb (0-12 kg) payload range


This system includes the following items:

  • Sachtler aktiv8 75mm Bowl Fluid Head with SpeedSwap Base
  • Sachtler flowtech75 MS Tripod

The Sachtler aktiv8 75mm Bowl Fluid Head with SpeedSwap Base enables the user to mount, level, and lock the fluid head in seconds to capture the perfect shot. The unique SpeedLevel and SpeedSwap technology are Sachtler's latest innovations for fast camera placement and positioning. The aktiv line is designed for camera operators facing frequent location changes and setups in all types of environment. Combined with digital cine-style cameras or small/medium-sized camcorders, aktiv is the ideal solution for professional newsgathering, documentary, commercial, or wildlife photography and cinematography applications.


  • 0-26.5 lb (0-12 kg) payload range
  • Uses SpeedLevel technology for fast head leveling & locking process
  • Switch between tripod and slider in seconds with SpeedSwap system
  • Innovative PrismBubble is visible from any height or angle, day or night
  • Capture extreme low angle shots right down to the ground
  • Innovative, streamlined mounting system
  • Exceptional inclement weather performance, tested to the extreme

The Sachtler flowtech 75 family is a revolutionary set of two-stage carbon fiber tripod legs with a removable mid-level spreader and rubber feet. This versatile, lightweight tripod is easier to deploy than other tripods. Performance tested in extreme conditions, the flowtech 75 is a revolution in tripod technology. It delivers the camera operator versatility and improves your workflow.

flowtech comes with a hinge lock mechanism that gives camera operators ultimate versatility, with the ability to be used with or without a spreader. The hinge lock allows the flowtech 75 to be deployed as low as 26cm (0.85') and as high as 153cm (5.02') when used without a spreader. This eliminates the need to bring a second set of baby legs to each shoot. The hinge lock has three positions: 20°, 46°, 72°.

The tripod bowl features (3) 3/8"-16 mount threads to accept accessories.

What's in the Box

  • Sachtler aktiv8 flowtech75 MS Tripod System


Key Highlights

  • aktiv8 75mm Bowl Fluid Head
  • flowtech75 MS Tripod
  • 0-26.5 lb (0-12 kg) payload range


Spreader by Type/Brand:
75mm Tripod
Spreader Position:


Tripod Materials:
Carbon Fiber
Tripod Max Height Range:
50.0-69.99" - Up to 68.1" (5.67' or 173cm)
Tripod Size:
Tripod Type:
Medium Weight
Tripod Min. Height Range:
10"-29.99" - As low as 0.85' (26cm) without spreader
Transport / Folded Length:
30.0"-34.99" - 33.5"
Tripod Options:
Fast Set-Up
Spreader Included
Tripod System/Kit
Tripod Feet:
Tripod Stage:
Tripod Max Payload:
44lb - 20kg

Tripod - Heads Only

Head Max Payload:
Up to 26.5 lb - 0-12 kg
Head Mount Type:
75mm Ball - SpeedSwap Base
Head Tilt Range:
+90° / -70°
Counterbalance Positions:
15+0 - 7+0 Drag Settings
Panoramic Rotation:
Head Weight:
5.9 lbs - 2.7 kg
Head Features:
Bubble Level
Side Load - Sideload S Plate
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